zona pellucida

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Latin zōna (zone) + pellūcida (transparent).

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zona pellucida (plural zonae pellucidae or zonæ pellucidæ)

  1. (anatomy) A glycoprotein membrane surrounding the plasma membrane of an oocyte

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